Fitzgerald's contract holds a $23.6 million salary camp number, which represents almost a fifth of whet the team has to use for all their players. There has been a lot of speculation about the future of Fitz in Arizona. Will he stay, will he be cut?
Bidwill was unequivocal in many interviews. In an interview with local FOX 10 News' Troy Hayden, the team president said, "We've talked, and he wants to stay, we want him to stay, we just need to work out some of the details."
According to Hayden's report, "there is a 100 percent chance" Fitz will be a Cardinal next season.
Bidwill also spoke with Fox Sports 910's Mike Jurecki and Jody Oehler. "Larry and I have met about it, just he and I talking about it, and I know he's interested in getting something resolved," Bidwill said. "After the playoff game, he got away, left the country. He's back now, it's a busy week this week and we'll start working on this next week. I think we'll get this all worked out.
As Bidwill has said numerous times, he wants Fitz to retire a Cardinal. He said he has "many years left."
It seems we could have some news sooner rather than later if they are going to sit down and begin talks in earnest next week.